Lynsey J. Hyde

My willingness to work hard, combined with a thorough, detail-oriented work product, allows me to better serve our clients' business needs and interests.

Lynsey Hyde represents buyers and sellers in various business transactions, including equity acquisitions, asset acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures. She also assists the firm’s clients with various corporate governance matters, including entity formations, entity restructurings, entity dissolutions and other general corporate matters.

Lynsey has worked with mid-size companies, family-owned businesses and publicly-traded corporations across a range of industries, including energy, real estate, metal processing and distribution, engineering and many more.

Representative Experience
  • Assisted Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc., the operating subsidiary of Ryerson Holding Corporation (NYSE: RYI), in the acquisition of Howard Precision Metals, Inc., one of the largest aluminum distributors in the Midwest. Click here for the press release.
  • Assisted with the acquisition of a $126M stabilized commercial real estate portfolio in New Mexico.
  • Assisted with the acquisition of a controlling interest of a joint venture entity which owns the historic Mellie Esperson building located in downtown Houston.  
  • Assisted a Houston-based construction company that has handled large civil construction projects for over 40 years in connection with a sale of all of its assets to a family-office equity fund.
  • Assisted an industrial and environmental services provider in a $65 million acquisition of all of the equity securities of a competitor, including a partial equity rollover by certain founders into the acquirer and the restatement of term and revolving credit facilities in order to fund the acquisition.
  • Assisted a group of urgent care centers in an approximate $150 million equity recapitalization involving over 60 equity owners.
  • Assisted seller in $24 million sale of five apartment complexes in Houston area.
  • Assisted the sponsor of a special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”) in the formation and capitalization of the sponsor and its role in the SPAC’s $100 million initial public offering.
Thought Leadership / News
April 29, 2022 
 Speeches and Presentations
Recent M&A Proposed Federal Legislation and Delaware Caselaw Developments

Continuing Legal Education

April 19, 2022 
Delaware: A Confirmed Pro-Sandbagging Jurisdiction
M&A Insights
April 19, 2022 
IN THE NEWS: The Potential Overhaul of M&A - Senator Elizabeth Warren's Prohibiting Anticompetitive Mergers Act
M&A Insights
September 13, 2021 
IN THE NEWS: Franchi v. Multiplan Corp., et al. - SPACs and Potential Conflict Issues
M&A Insights
  • Order of the Lytae
  • CALI Academic Awards (for earning the highest grade in class):
    • Contracts II
    • Federal Income Taxation
    • Payment Systems (Commercial Paper)
    • Marital Property
    • Administrative Law
    • Death Penalty Seminar
    • Professional Responsibility
  • Certified Mediator, Frank Evans Center for Conflict Resolution at South Texas College of Law Houston

  • J.D., magna cum laude, South Texas College of Law Houston (2019)
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Louisiana State University (2013)
Bar Admission
  • Texas
When I Feel Most At Home
  • Spending time with my husband, Ryan
  • Trying new restaurants, travelling and watching movies (preferably a good horror flick)
  • Indoor cycling